Chelsea pull away at top of Premier League
Current leaders increase the point gap to seven against closest opponents Manchester City with 2-1 win over Aston Villa

Football: Galatasaray win in Turkish league
Galatasaray narrowly defeat Eskisehirspor, 2-1, on Monday

Ivory Coast win 2015 Africa Cup of Nations on penalties
Ivory Coast aka "Les Elephants" (The Elephants) manage to win the Africa Cup of Nations title after a 22-year break

Football: Chelsea winger Schurrle goes to Wolfsburg
Andre Schurrle is expected to play for the German club until 2019

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali released from hospital
Ali received follow-up treatment for an earlier diagnosis of a urinary tract infection

Ticket registration for 2016 Olympics to start in March
The cheapest ticket will be put up for $15 and the first draw for tickets will be carried out in July, Brazilian Olympics Committee has announced.

Man City seal deal for Swansea forward Bony
City officially announce the signing of 26-year-old Ivorian striker.

Former Fenerbahce midfielder retires
Ghanaian central midfielder Stephen Appiah announces retirement

Arsenal's French striker loaned to Crystal Palace
Analysts say Sanogo, 21, joined the Eagles to gain more first team experience